Russian FA bans player for two matches for reacting to homophobic abuse in Russia

Russian FA bans player for two matches for reacting to homophobic abuse in Russia

Fans of Zenit St Petersburg chanted ‘Mollo is a faggot’ to which the player responded by showing the middle finger

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Tournament to welcome refugees in Hungary

Tournament to welcome refugees in Hungary

“We believe in equality, in a diverse, inclusive and tolerant Hungary and this is why we will play together at this tournament” said the organisers

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Mexican women’s league denies allegations of infringing players rights

Mexican women’s league denies allegations of infringing players rights

“It should be noted that at no point pregnancy is mentioned as a reason for a club to disregard its responsibilities” the league said

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LEAP Sports organise second activist training for Scottish fans

LEAP Sports organise second activist training for Scottish fans

The free training is for LGBT fans in Scotland who are keen to influence their clubs to take a stand against LGBT-phobia

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Shocking working conditions for players in new Mexican women’s league

Shocking working conditions for players in new Mexican women’s league

Contract clauses set by the Mexican FA restrict motherhood and ask clubs to prohibit homosexuality

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First Women’s Football Summit to take place Madrid

First Women’s Football Summit to take place Madrid

The event will gather international experts, who will share best practice and ideas for the development of women’s football

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Russian FA launches anti-discrimination monitoring system at league matches

Russian FA launches anti-discrimination monitoring system at league matches

New monitoring system to record incidents of discrimination at Russian league matches announced yesterday (20 June)

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Fare looking for an Action Weeks volunteer

Fare looking for an Action Weeks volunteer

The network is seeking a Campaigns Inter to work in its London based office

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Mexican football matches could be abandoned if the ‘puto’ chant persists

Mexican football matches could be abandoned if the ‘puto’ chant persists

The move represents a new effort made by Mexican football authorities to stop the homophobic chant

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Start of the Russian football season marred by discrimination

Start of the Russian football season marred by discrimination

Spartak and Dynamo Moscow fans chanted racist abuse towards black players within one week, with Dynamo fans displaying a homophobic banner.

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Erasmus+ Project, PsyTool, disseminated at the ISSP World Congress of Sport Psychology in Seville

Erasmus+ Project, PsyTool, disseminated at the ISSP World Congress of Sport Psychology in Seville

The latest findings, analysis and recommendations of the project PsyTool have been presented at the International Society of Sport Psychology world congress in Seville

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Anti-racism tournament in Montréal

Anti-racism tournament in Montréal

A record number of 22 teams will participate in the fourth edition of the tournament inspired by initiatives such as the Mondiali Antirazzisti

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Euro Pride House launched for UEFA Women’s Euro 2017

Euro Pride House launched for UEFA Women’s Euro 2017

Euro Pride House Utrecht will play a host to a range of sport, cultural and art events on themes including women’s football and LGBTIQ inclusion

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CAFE publishes Week of Action 2017 report

CAFE publishes Week of Action 2017 report

A wide variety of activities took place in a total of 20 countries during the CAFE Week of Action 2017 including in Spain, Russia and Malta

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Sport project launched in Warsaw to improve quality of life of refugees

Sport project launched in Warsaw to improve quality of life of refugees

Over 100 refugees will benefit from the project, which includes free mixed martial arts, swimming and football sessions

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Crowdfunding appeal to raise money for pioneering Romani film festival

Crowdfunding appeal to raise money for pioneering Romani film festival

Organised by the Fare Catalan member FAGiC the event wants “the public to see the world through the eyes of a Roma”

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New Zealand organises national women’s football development conference

New Zealand organises national women’s football development conference

The event is aimed at equipping administrators to grow and develop football around the country

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English semi-pro club to pay men and women the same

English semi-pro club to pay men and women the same

Lewes FC men’s and women’s teams already share a stadium

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New research on sport for educational success and social inclusion – Can you help?

New research on sport for educational success and social inclusion – Can you help?

P.L.A.Y! is requesting information to assess the impact of grassroots sport for educational success and social inclusion in Finland, Italy, Slovenia and Spain

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Rwanda to host IOC international forum on women and leadership

Rwanda to host IOC international forum on women and leadership

Rwanda has been a world leader in having the highest number of women in parliament and there has been increased political will to promote the participation of women sports

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European Parliament host event on Human Rights and mega sport events ahead of 2018 World Cup

European Parliament host event on Human Rights and mega sport events ahead of 2018 World Cup

The event will discuss homophobia, the question of the rights of LGBTIQ people and possible steps on a European Parliament level

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Film screening and discussion to address racism in Dutch football

Film screening and discussion to address racism in Dutch football

The initiative will take place on 20 July and aims to generate awareness on the impact of racism in society

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Olympic Channel new series invites Olympians to experience how sport can change the lives of refugees

Olympic Channel new series invites Olympians to experience how sport can change the lives of refugees

Each of “Camps to Champs” four episodes focuses on one location and is told through the eyes of an Olympian

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GIIG info days held in Poland, Slovenia and Italy

GIIG info days held in Poland, Slovenia and Italy

GIIG proposes a model of cooperation based on innovative and operative synergies for the social inclusion of migrants, refugees and women

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CONCACAF launch campaign to eradicate homophobic ‘Puto’ chant ahead of Gold Cup 2017

CONCACAF launch campaign to eradicate homophobic ‘Puto’ chant ahead of Gold Cup 2017

The campaign features a range of initiatives to educate fans and promote diversity

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Mondiali Antirazzisti kicks-off more diverse than ever

Mondiali Antirazzisti kicks-off more diverse than ever

The focus of this year’s event will be gender equality and the refugee crisis

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Erasmus+ PsyTool presented at the international congress of sport psychology in Seville

Erasmus+ PsyTool presented at the international congress of sport psychology in Seville

PsyTool will be presented at the symposium ‘Forming Agents of Change for enhancing positive practice of youth sport’ on 13 July

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